Neapolitan Cyclamen, Sowbread, Hardy Cyclamen
Cyclamen hederifolium is a deciduous perennial in the Primulaceae family. It typically grows to around 12cm in height, producing pretty light pink, scented flowers which measure approximately 2.5cm across. Leaves are produced at the base, they resemble those of ivy and often have attractive silvery-green patterning across their surfaces. This species has earnt a Royal Horticultural Society Award of Garden Merit.
Partial Shade, Partial Sun
Chalk, Clay, Loam, Sand
Soil PH preference
Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Mice and squirrels may take a nibble!